Digital Language Vitality | English

English (eng)



English name English
Native name English (US)
SIL code eng
Alternative names aave, aboriginal english, africa english south, africa english southern, african american english vernacular, and english tobago trinidad, anglia east, anglia eastern, anglit, australia english, australian english standard, bay english islands, belfast, bermudan english, birmingham, bolton lancashire, botswana english, britain english great, british english, brummie, brummy, canada english, cayman english islands, central cumberland, cockney, cornwall, country west, country western, craven yorkshire, cumberland, devonshire, devonshire east, devonshire eastern, dominican english, dorset, durham, edinburgh, english, english grenadian, english gustavia, english guyanese, english hiberno north, english hiberno northern, english hiberno south, english hiberno southern, english hong kong, english india, english ireland, english jamaica, english kenya, english liberian standard, english lucian saint, english new zealand, english newfoundland, english nigeria, english philippines, english samanĂ¡, english shavian, english singapore, english standard, english states united, english us, geordie, glaswegian, hiberno-english, kiingereza, lancashire north, lancashire northern, lancashire radcliffe, lowland scottish, neo-nyungar, newcastle northumberland, noogar, noonga, noongar, north wiltshire, north yorkshire, northern wiltshire, northern yorkshire, northumberland, northumberland tyneside, scouse, sheffield yorkshire, somerset, south wales, southern wales, sussex, west yorkshire, western yorkshire, westmorland
Speakers L1: 335,491,748 (ethnologue),
L2: 1,570,000,000 (ethnologue)
Country United Kingdom
Region Northern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code eng_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 0
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 5,327,388
Wikipedia real articles 2,862,397
Wikipedia adjusted size 42,163,848,536
Wikipedia total 41,327,588
Wikipedia edits 872,329,041
Wikipedia admins 1,274
Wikipedia users 30,106,681
Wikipedia active users 134,526
Wikipedia images 848,364
Wikipedia depth 964
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.86
TreeTagger yes

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 503
Primary texts all 544
Lexical resources online 79
Lexical resources all 406
Language descriptions online 51
Language descriptions all 87
Language in online resource 38,407
Language in any resource 50,738
Online resource about the language 6,794
Any resource about the language 7,878


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 811
Number of words 2,143,441
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 5
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 281
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no